Off-Track Betting (OTB)
Can’t make it to the track? Looking for a different kind of excitement? Trackside Off-Track Betting brings all the thrills and challenges of a day at the races right to your town! With convenient locations throughout the state of Illinois, Trackside gets you close to the action no matter where you are.
Trackside is open day and night, seven days a week, 364 days a year. You can watch and wager on the best races from Arlington Park as well as all Illinois’ thoroughbred and harness tracks, plus races from across the country.
We feature all the races and complete wagering menus from our full schedule of tracks along with daily racing programs and information. Whether you are a first time player or a long-time racing fan, we can help get you started for an afternoon or evening of racing and wagering fun.
We are the place to wager on all the major races including the Arlington Million, the Illinois Derby, the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness, the Belmont, Calder’s “Summit of Speed” and “Festival of the Sun”, the Hollywood Gold Cup, the Breeders’ Cup and harness racing’s Breeders’ Crown.
The Off-Track Betting (OTB) facility is open to watch and wager on any horse race in the country. We offer various contests and promotions throughout the year and they are listed on tracksideotb.com.
Our hours of operation are as follows:
Sunday – Thursday: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.
Friday – Saturday: 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 am. Or last Illinois Simulcast Race
Big race day events: please call for early opening times on days such as the Kentucky Derby and Breeders’ Cup